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Oct 29, 2012 5:00am EDT
is extremely low pressure. if that is falling, that tells us the storm is getting stronger. >> so it could be worse than we expected? >> i'm not sure it is going to be worse but it is going to as bad as we expected. maximum winds now 85. you get the idea with that pressure falling, it is continuing to do its thing. there is your radar. that is a local look. want to mention that our rain, which has been light in places has become steadier here in the last couple of hours and will become heavy during the early- morning hours. notice the yellow starting to get across the bay. that is pushing off to the north and west. we have very heavy rain down towards cambridge, parts of southern maryland now getting in on the heavy rain. all of that is headed to the north and west. so the first part of this storm will be the rain. it will be picking up in intensity here and be extremely heavy during times for our monday. the wind which have been gusting to about 30 here in washington are going to steadily pick up as well. let's look at the bigger picture and take another look at the storm. there you go.
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Oct 26, 2012 5:00am EDT
, that will reenergize as it gets up into the mid-atlantic. that is why we're concerned. time frame for us as the storm gets closer will be the second half of sunday, monday and tuesday. we'll be just fine today. we'll have no issues tomorrow. this will be the second half of sunday, monday and tuesday when things will start to fall apart. that will be gusty wind around here, likely locally very heavy rain as well. let's do some local forecasting as well. we're doing fine this morning. 63 at reagan national. our highs today will be about 70. we've got morning fog and there might be a little drizzle or a lone some shower in a spot or two during the day today as this fog will be slow to burn off. i think much of your day will just be kind of cloudy. and again, good news for your friday and saturday, relatively quiet. nice and quiet. we are not expecting a lot in the way of issues here for the start of your weekend. highs today, we'll go 71 here in washington and 69 in leonardtown a6 # # winning number in manassas and some -- and 69 the winning number in manassas. >> here is julie wright with the traffic.
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Oct 24, 2012 5:00am EDT
. google is going whole hog and while they wouldn't give us a time line, the chief tech guy running the car project says he believes that google's cars on the road in california are already safe are than cars being driven by human beings. john henrehan, fox 5 news. >>> welcome back on this wednesday. we are getting halfway through the workweek, close, we still have wednesday to get through but we're almost there. taking a live look at reagan national airport. temperatures are actually fairly warm for this time of year. at least this time. day. good morning. i'm sarah simmons. >> i'm wisdom martin. welcome to fox 5 morning news. time now to talk about those temperatures. >> tucker barnes. >> it is very pleasant out. upper 50s, low 60s. that is not typical for this time year. probably don't need to tell you that. another warm day. about 80 this afternoon. >> we are not complaining. >> but around the corner -- >> is that a tease? >> you see how he set that up. >> you'll be complaining by early next week. there is your radar. there are one or two sprinkles west of winchester in the mountains ou
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Oct 16, 2012 5:00am EDT
on fox 5 beginning at 9:00. we want to hear from you as the presidential candidates square off. use the hash tax fox 5 d.c. you decide to tweet your thoughts during tonight's debate. we will be using some of your tweets for i new show we are putting on as election day approaches. fox 5 news edge you doe side 2012 will focus on the issues during the final two week of the campaign. it starts next monday at 6:30:00 p.m. here on fox 5. >>> vice presidential candidate paul ryan campaigning in virginia later on this morning. he is attending a campaign rally in lynchburg. tomorrow, mitt romney visits the commonwealth campaigning in chesapeake, virginia. >>> today, member of the d.c. council are expected to announce recommendations to lower those speeding ticket fines in the district. right now, fines vary depending on the number of miles over the speed limit you are going and they can be as much as $250. fox 5's karen gray houston joins us now. >> reporter: good morning. these steep fines have become shall we say an irritant for d.c. motorist whose think they seem more like revenue enhance
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Oct 25, 2012 5:00am EDT
. that tells us the storm is intensifying. still a pretty strong storm. bahamas are next and we have to watchhis as we get into the end of the weekend and early next week as it may be a player in our forecast. i'll have more details in just a minute. >> thank you, tucker. >> i'm not done with the weather yet. >> oh. >> we're just getting started. i don't know if you knew this or not but i'm taking over this whole hour. we have a back door cold front coming through. there it is. that will be the change in our forecast. today will be in the 70s. still a nice mild day for us and should be a dry thursday for you with highs in the mid- 70s. enjoy today because the temperatures take the downward slide over the next couple of days. 62 now in washington. nice mild start to your day. might be a the fog in one or two spots. otherwise, enjoy another pleasant affect. mid-70s here in town. a little cooler closer to the bay. 69 in leonardtown. 79 in fredericksburg. nice day us for. >> are you finished? now you're done. >> so get it in while you can is what air saying. >> yes. >> let's check in wi
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Oct 15, 2012 5:00am EDT
th, 2012. live look outside right now at the u.s. capitol dome in washington, d.c. >> it feels warm for the start of the day. it was so cool, like in the 40s or others. >> early sunday morning, it was chilly to me but then it got better throughout the day. it got better. >> you hear tucker over here, what? >> it was chilly sunday morning. >> saturday was cool. day was c >> yesterday turned into a great day. today, a day of transitions. that means rain showers. >> is that the code for rain showers. >> that is my nice way of spinning that on a monday morning t won't rain all day today. the threat of rain showers by late morning. -- it won't rain all day today. you can see it is a thin ribbon of rain showers stretching just east of pittsburgh down through west virginia. the cold front will be moving in later this morning. we've seen the clouds up crease overnight and a better and better chance we'll get some scattered showers around here. maybe a thunderstorm too if you are south and east of the city later this afternoon as the showers move through. bring an umbrella. not going to be r
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Oct 17, 2012 5:00am EDT
now. right now. >>> happy wednesday, october 17th. hump day, live look outside right now at the u.s. capitol dome. tucker guaranteed there would be no rain yesterday and he was 100% right. good morning to you. i'm wisdom martin. >> i'm sarah simmons. let's see if he can guarantee it again today. >> going for two in a row. going to be dry today. today will be even nicer and warmer than yesterday. >> all right. by afternoon, we'll be near 70. there is a live look at the satellite picture. we've got a few clouds streaming through but no rainfall associated with it. and it should quickly push off to the east and to the north. i think we'll be generally dealing with sunshine today just like yesterday and with a bit of a suggested early breeze today. a little bit warmer conditions later today than what we had around here yesterday. it is cool right now. cold in spots. right now, at reagan national, it is 49 degrees. 49 at reagan national as we switch maps. 49degrees. 39 out at dulles. bw incident marshall, 43 degrees. definitely a jacket here for the first part of the day. by this aftern
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Oct 23, 2012 5:00am EDT
6th. >>> fox 5 is holding a debate with the three candidates running for the u.s. senate for maryland. it's scheduled for a week from tomorrow on october 31st from 9:00 to 10:00 in the morning. if you have a question you'd like us to ask them send them to senate debate at wttg.com. >>> and just a reminder for you. if you live in the district, early voting is underway. voters can cast their ballots at one judiciary square between 8:30 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. and each ward will offer early voting starting saturday. early voting will then end on november 3rd. if you can't vote early or on election day you can still apply for an absentee ballot. that deadline is next tuesday. >>> and if you live in maryland you can start voting early on saturday. the voting centers will be open 10:00 to 8:00 each day except sunday. on sunday the hours are noon to 6:00. early voting in maryland runs through november 1st. virginia doesn't have early voting but if you are unable to vote on election day you can cast an absentee ballot by mail or in person. >>> and a programming note. we have a new sho
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Oct 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
we come to the came, we use metro. >> it is often reich this at the end? >> absolutely. >> i don't have to get anywhere right away. so it's okay. it kind of helps me get over what happened in there. >> reporter: now, today's game should let out the tail end of rush hour. today, the game should not be letting out until after 7:00 so there should be a the bit of relief there. metro is reminding passengers, if they want to avoid some of the lines, make sure you write this down, that you can use the new jersey avenue entrance to the green line or walk less than a mile north of here to the capital south station. just a few tips. they also say if you are coming down to the game today, make sure you have your metro fare prepaid. that way you don't have to wait in two lines. >> thank you very much. >>> high drama and heart break in game three last night between the orioles and yankees. the os led 2-1 in the ninth when raul ibanez pinch hit for a-rod and hit a home run. he then hit the winning run in the 12th. >>> more worries about the meningitis outbreak. up next, another case in our ar
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Oct 5, 2012 5:00am EDT
right for us. >> exactly. look how quiet it is. the front from yesterday is now south and east of us. but focused north and west up towards detroit. see the cloud cover? that is our next front. that will bring us a real cooldown for the second half of the weekend. good-hook forecast for your friday. reagan national right now, 64. look at dulles, 54. it is only 5:00 a.m., we'll probably lose a few additional degrees here and bottom out in the low 60s in town. forecast highs later today, we'll go 81 in washington. 82 in quantico. just a perfect afternoon, just a few clouds with lower humidity. >> so it won't be the 1r0 that we used to feel in the summer with all the humidity that would think was 90. >> exactly. >> a comfortable 80. >> the kind of 80 you will like. -- so it won't be the 80s that we used to feel in the summer with all the humidity that you would think was 90. >> on the roads, we know there is a portion of glebe roadblocked off near route 1. dpleeb road is shut down between joyce and hay street in arlington due to a utility pole that was struck there. -- glebe road is shu
FOX
Oct 31, 2012 5:00am EDT
is finally set to open using backup generators this morning. later on today, president obama will meet with governor chris christie to tour parts of new jersey. >>> airports in the new york area are beginning to resume some nights but look at this. this is la guardia airport under water. a bird's eye view there you can see shows flooded runways. new york, of course, the main transfer hub for international flights and millions of passengers around the world are stranded. >>> sandy may have come and gone now but her impact will be felt for months. >> new fears of more flooding as another high tide is expected along the potomac river in just a few hours. melanie alnwick is live there now with an update on these flooding concerns. >> good morning. a coastal flood warning remains in effect until 2:00 p.m. friday so that means even more flooding could come, not just here to old town alexandria but to areas all along the tidal area. so we are talking about washington, d.c., georgetown waterfront and even prince george's county as well. so here in alexandria, this is something they've been thr
FOX
Oct 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
will be sentenced later on today. howard brooks admits he gave under the table payments using fraudulent money orders to then minor candidate in the 2010 mayor's race suleiman brown. brooks could face six months in jail but prosecutors said they are open to allowing probation. >>> former d.c. council chairman kwame brown is now order by a judge to check in with the court in person and not over the phone. he was given an overnight curfew from 11:00 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. all of this comes after a federal judge lashed out at brown for missing three court- ordered check-ins. >>> a maryland lawmaker will spend three years on probation after pleading guilty to misconduct in office. delegate tiffany alston was accused of paying a law firm employee $800 in state money of she was also accused of theft and using state funds for her wedding. she will have to perform 300 hours of community service and pay pack the $#00 to the state. -- $800 to the state. >>> lawyers for jerry sandusky say they plan to appeal his sentence. tuesday, a judge sentenced sandusky to a minimum of 30 years in prison. sandusky was con
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Oct 1, 2012 5:00am EDT
he took off the eastern shore. >> i might have to buy some stamps just to keep. >> stay with us. "news 4 today" continues right now at 5:00 a.m. >>> your monday morning commute could get that much worse. the group that plans to block traffic on purpose today to make a point. >>> and bringing it home. the nats game that sets up the chance for a victory party today. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm angie goff. >> and i'm aaron gilchrist. eun is off this morning. welcome to "news 4 today." it is monday, october 1st. >> it's back to work and back to school for many of us and a little fog to deal with on your drive for some of you. >> meteorologist tom kierein is here with the details on that. >> look for deer too. this is the time they get active. they go out for dinner and dancing. >> is that what they do? >> a little wining and dining first, flowers and candlelight. they are active now, especially in the fog. you're not going to see them bounding across the roads in the rural areas. >>> we've got the patchy, dense ground fog over the open field. watch out for that. down in the 40s
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Oct 4, 2012 5:00am EDT
. >> you will be here at work with us. >> we'll be just getting off the set when it finally clears up. >> exactly. let me show you the shower activity moving in from the west. our viewers out to the west have been dealing with these showers in the last couple of hours. generally north to south here, haggers up two, down 81, winchester, front royal, now as close as manassas and just to the west of reston. some very light shower activity of the it won't amount to a whole lot but it will be enough to wet the roadways out there and could slow your commute just a little bit. let's do temperatures. this is another story. it is warm and humid. 73 right now in washington. but focus off to the north and west. it is cooler. look at pittsburgh at 62. then you get into the 50s in ohio. the best part is this will be drier air, less humid air, that will start to work in early today. we'll be dealing with early showers and then clouds and partial sunshine with drier air working in late this afternoon. it should be comfortable with high temperatures back in the low 80s. a few showers early. a little
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Oct 18, 2012 5:00am EDT
into the washington area. later today, honestly, for most of us, it will be tonight if you are watching well out to the west. when it arrives tonight. we could get locally heavy downpours and the potential for some thunderstorm activity as well. believe it or not, we are around a slight risk for severe weather later tonight as this whole thing comes through. temperatures right now at reagan national, a little warmer than we were yesterday morning at this hour. still on the cool side. 5 # at reagan national. 52 this morning, dulles. 46 at bwi marshall. forecast highs on the mild side. low 70s here in town. upper 60s if you're north and west. once again, increasing clouds with late rain more likely tonight than later today. >>> we've got some breaking news from the roads to get to this morning. a person was hit and killed while walking along route one in alexandria this morning. this happened just before 2:00 a.m. in the northbound lanes of route one near huntington avenue. that is just below the beltway. investigators remain on the scene there this morning. lets he get the latest now on traffic i
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Oct 22, 2012 5:00am EDT
to understand, tony. radar, nice and quiet. high pressure out to the west will keep us nice and dry. the cold front well out to the west. this next week, here is my belief. this next week will be our nicest week of weather this year. >> wow, that's nice. >> we'll top out near 80 by about wednesday. >> for late october, that's great. >> not bad at all. it is chilly out there this morning. lots of 30s across the region. you want to bring a jacket if you are going to be outdoors the next couple of hours. 42 in pittsburgh. here is your forecast. high temperatures topping out in the low 70s. yesterday, we were in the upper 60s. i think today we'll top out around 72 so a little warmer than yesterday. >> okay. thank you. >> very good. let's turn our attention to julie wright. she will tell us how the early morning commute is going. >> i just said is that the giggle of one tony perkins. >> believe it or not. >> how did they get you in here this early in the morning. >> they ordered me to come in. it's their right. >> it is good to see you early this morning. on the roads, we're busy already. one car
FOX
Oct 9, 2012 5:00am EDT
charity used his fame in the community to attract victims. yesterday, sandusky spoke a penn state radio station. he says he has been wrongfully convicted and he hopes some good will come out of all of this. >> some vulnerable children would could be abused my not be as a result of all the publicity. that would be nice but i'm not sure about it. i would cherish the opportunity to become a candle for others as they have been a light for me. they can take away my life. they can make me out as a monster. they can treat me as a among sister but they can't take away my heart n my heart, i know i did not do these alleged disgusting acts. >> reporter: sandusky only refers to his victims as accusers and claims he lost the case because of speculation and dishonesty. he said he will fight for a second chance and for justice. prosecutors say as men as half a dozen of sandusky's victims will speak at today's hearing. legal experts say it is likely the 6 #-year-old will spend the rest of his life in prison. can you hear his entire statement on myfoxdc.com. just click on web links. n web -- the 6 #-ye
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
be an individual. >> i think a lot of us were. we were trying to figure out the names of the different people. >> you know, it is not just one person. it's group. kudos to them. >> more on that throughout the morning. >>> the stakes are high in politics and sports. the vice presidential candidates go head to head in a contentious debate and the washington nationals proved they are worth it forcing a deciding game five in the nlds. >> up first, let's talk nats. d.c. sports fans are in a frenzy. jayson werth's walkoff home run in the ninth inning against the cardinals has set up a decisive game five. the nats will have one of their aces on the mound. has that mile left your face since last night? >> no it hasn't. whey would it. gio gonzalez going tonight. how are we going to get through game four? wefigured out a way. this place was rocking. 1-0 right this. the nats only had three hits all night. two of them were home runs. this thing got tight late. jordan zimmerman, the game two starter in off the bench. the bull pep struck out the side in the seventh. then it is tyler clippard and he does th
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Oct 30, 2012 5:00am EDT
to stay with us on fox a5 morning news as we continue to track sandy's impact on our area. >> remember to download the fox 5 weather app for instant access to your forecast. it features things like updated radar, weather alerts and more. you can submit your weather pictures and we've seen some pretty cool ones coming in. you can uphood those with the click of a button. download the appear to your iphone, droid, all that. we'll be right back. [ earnest ] out of the blue one day, wewe were told to build a 30-foot stage. gathered the guys and we built that 30-foot stage, not knowing what it was for. just days later, all three shifts were told to assemble in the warehouse. a group of people walked out on that stage and told us that the plant is now closed and all of you are fired... i looked both ways, i looked at the crowd, and...we all just lost our jobs. we don't have an income. mitt romney made over 100 million dollars by shutting down our plant and devastated our lives. turns out that when we built that stage, it was like building my own coffin, and it just made me sick. [ male announ
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Oct 19, 2012 5:00am EDT
, to the police department and we just hope you gift us time to get through the investigation and also through the healing process. >> reporter: the driver of that suv was also hurt but is expected to survive. bowden had been with the police department for six years and leaves behind two children. police do expect to provide more details on their investigation later today. that is the latest here at palmer park. back to you. to you. >>> making political headlines this morning, it looks like both the dream accountant smx marriage are on the way to becoming law in the state of maryland actually "washington post" poll find that 59% of likely voter back the dream act which would allow undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates. 35% are opposed. 52% favor question six which would uphold maryland appear same-sex marriage law. 43% or opposed although historically opposition to same- sex marriage has been stronger than reflected during polling. >>> president obama is back in the battleground state of virginia today. he is making another appearance at george mason university later on this mo
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Oct 2, 2012 5:00am EDT
in our area though. >> it is moving in here from the south and west. it will be with us on and off here newout the day. it won't be raining all day long. we'll have periods of showers as we continue to watch this warm front kind of lift through. in you like the milder temperatures, they were on the way later this afternoon. live look at your radar. you can see most of the rain and/or the heaviest rain continues to be out to the west. but many of the suburbs here just to the west of washington now pretty good rains. reston, you are about to get pretty good rain. manassas, you've had a good shower. leesburg, out towards sterling, front royal, winchester, we've gotten some rain as well. again, all of this is kind of lifting off. you can see it lifting off to the north and east but we will see additional showers develop during the course of the day and move through the district. let me show you what is happening. there is an area of low pressure out to the west today. you can't really see it but it is right there in central kentucky and will be lifting up to the greek and dragging with the
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Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
that could have created good jobs and... better schools for us. question seven keeps maryland money in maryland. david smallwood: question seven, i think it will be a... good thing for the state of maryland. sated a special night to honor the grace and buttive our female war veterans. first miss veteran america pageant was held last night. -- >>> a special night to honor the grace and beauty of our female war veterans. a great way to honor them for sure. >> what is going on, missy? >> cool, cold, and fall-like. >>> that is exactly what we've got. >> cold for some people. >> we won't mention any names here but we know who we're talking about. the chill is on for folks and the question is how long will it stick around and will we get back to warmer conditions? i have the answers. in the meantime today, our weather headlines begin with rain because rain is on the way in my forecast into the course of the day. be prepared for that. the sun does return if the early part of the week but we've got temperatures up and down all over the place into the course of the seven days. here is a look
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Oct 3, 2012 5:00am EDT
the fog will be with us for the next several hours. it should burn off later this morning and once it does so, we'll be in for a decent day today. once again like late summertime with temperatures in the mid- 80s and just a little bit of humidity out there to make sarah miserable later today. temperatures at reagan national, 71 degrees. 64 at dulles. here is your forecast for later this afternoon. hope this one works out. 85 in washington. 81 in leonardtown. some afternoon sun. we should be dry later today once we get rid of the fog and mist. >> there you go, the last hurrah for summer for you. >> i don't let it go unless i have to. you know down in the outer banks, they don't close the pools until the end of october. >> you don't need to. >> exactly. we should broadcast live from north carolina. >> i hear you. okay. >> on the roads this morning, right here and right now, we are talking fog and it is limiting our visibility depending on where you are traveling in from, some places are worse than others. this happens to be suitland parkway inbound. right now, traffic is flowing freely. the
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